Summary: S.J.Res.155 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate amended (12/19/1982)

(Measure passed Senate, amended)

Redesignates the Saint Croix Island National Monument in Maine as the Saint Croix Island International Historic Site.

Permits funds authorized to be appropriated for the construction of a hydroelectric facility on Ponape in the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands to be appropriated directly to the Corps of Engineers.

Extends until January 1, 1984, the tax exemption requirements of Section 601 of the Covenant to Establish the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands in Political Union with the United States for persons or entities which are residents or organized under the laws of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and which are subject to such covenant.

Amends the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to permit the Civil Aeronautics Board to determine what the essential air transportation is for the territory of Guam without regard as to whether it is being served by more than one certified air carrier.